William Sims Papers, 1977-2003.

Collection Number: 23-16-3759

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
William Sims papers, 1977-2003.
Collection Number:
23-16-3759
Creator:
William. Sims
Quantity:
1 cubic foot.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, Publications, Reports, Research Materials
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Correspondence, publications, reports, course material, and subject files relating to Sims' work in facility management and designing workplaces.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Professor Emeritus in the Dept. of Design and Environmental Analysis, Cornell University.
Sims received a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of New Mexico in 1963, a Masters in Architecture degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1965 and a PhD from MIT in 1974.
Sims was active in facility management education since his arrival at Cornell in 1980 and was co-director of the International Workplace Studies Program.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence, publications, reports, course material, and subject files relating to Sims' work in facility management and designing workplaces.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Sims, William.
Cornell University--Faculty.
New York State College of Human Ecology.Dept. of Design and Environmental Analysis.

Subjects:
Facility management.
Office buildings.
Work environment--Design.
Quality of work life.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
William Sims papers, #23-16-3759. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1
Correspondence
1978 - 2003
Box 1 Folder 2
Abstracts
Box 1 Folder 3
Articles and Papers by Sims
1970s - 1980s
Box 1 Folder 4
Articles Where Sims is Cited
1990s
Box 1 Folder 5
Course Material From Ohio State
1977 - 1978
Box 1 Folder 6
Course Material From Ohio State
1979 - 1980
Box 1 Folder 7
Course Material From Cornell
1981 - 2003
Box 1 Folder 8
Short Course Slides
Box 1 Folder 9
Talks
1980s
Box 1 Folder 10
Presentations: Facility Planning and Management
1983
Box 1 Folder 11
Presentation: ASTM Toronto
Late 1980s
Box 1 Folder 12
Presentations
1986 - 1993
Box 1 Folder 13
Presentation: Advisory Council
1990
Box 1 Folder 14
Presentation: IFMA
1996
Box 1 Folder 15
Conference: Alt.office - San Jose, CA
1997
Box 1 Folder 16
Presentations: Overheads
Box 1 Folder 17
Presentations: IDRC
Box 1 Folder 18
"Managing the Reinvented Workplace" Overheads
Box 1 Folder 19
Certification: Overheads
Box 1 Folder 20
DEA Careers: Overheads
Box 1 Folder 21
Educational Objectives: Overheads
Box 1 Folder 22
International Facilities Management Research Project: Overheads
Box 1 Folder 23
Professional Development for Architecture: Overheads
1983
Box 1 Folder 24
DEA Mission and Interior Design: Overheads
Box 1 Folder 25
Flexible Workplace Strategies: Overheads
Box 1 Folder 26
Design Strategy Rating Modification Guide
1988
Box 1 Folder 27
Research Study: Hatch U.S.D.A - Sims Principal Investigator
Box 1 Folder 28
Surveys: Organization and I, Building
1987
Box 1 Folder 29
Space Cost Project
1997
Box 1 Folder 30
Campus Planning Issues
Box 1 Folder 31
Accreditation Application for Interior Design Program
1982
Box 1 Folder 32
Proposal to Establish a University Facilities Research Program
1988
Box 1 Folder 33
Graduate Major in Facility Planning and Mangement
late 1980s